"B r u s s e l s" Brussels by kylian74

Brussels Travel Guide: 5,650 reviews and 11,941 photos

The heart of Belgium!

BRUSSELS is the boundary of French and Dutch speakers in Belgium.. with a population of almost One million local and mixed nationalities.

Brussels is home of European Union and European Parliament!
The city offers a beautiful meideval architecture, impressive Grand Place within europe!..It's a city of diversity....history, architecture, sights and sounds to the world cuisine!...never forget belgians best like chocolates, beer, fries, lace and etc., of course, the city couldn't be complete without the famous MANNEKE PIS and the symbolistic ATOMIOM of brussels.

Grand Place

The Grand Place has a lot to offer to thousands of tourist from all over the world. It is widely popular with it's gothic architectured buildings made in sguare formations..The Grand Place..there are streets in every corners and worth a walk to discover, whatelse...cozy cafes and restaurant are a few walks away, make your choice!

Would love to try Belgian waffles? there are many waffle shops along the street..if you fancy having waffle on your hands while hopping around..You can!.there's 2 kinds of it, Brussels or Luik waffles!!

Meeting VT friends!

We have meetings in Belgium..After my first biggest meeting in Brussels last Nov.30...the 2'nd one became my first shortest meeting so far.
Here's the list of Vter's I've met in this City.

Irisbe, Diamonddog, Norali, Helga67, MATIM, Nathalie_B, Peter_P, Eden_Teuling, Imaniac, Benidormone, master-d, Tomp, Mahieu, Alain_Smeets, Biniunia, Cadzand, Raheni, Stevieboy, Suri, Goldenboy, F_Meignand, Bigjones, Myriam_C, Ptitetoile
Geisha_Girl, Christian.Lafont

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Beautiful city, the Grand Place offers gothic architecture...French speaking that close to Flanders..many International restaurant and people are International too.
  • Cons:Too much people, can be too much tourist
  • In a nutshell:The heart of Belgium!!
  • Intro Updated Feb 18, 2004
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  • Norali's Profile Photo
    May 6, 2005 at 7:18 PM

    what keeps us awake ? I slept earlier than ususal, left VT, TV on.. and now, awaken.. but bed is "again" calling.

  • Oct 11, 2004 at 11:13 PM

    Sige, pag next year, may room na kayo. May progress na sa construction. I just haven't posted pictures.

  • Tourtech's Profile Photo
    Sep 14, 2004 at 9:09 AM

    cool pages... Safe travels from Canada.

  • nuyoricanwiz's Profile Photo
    Sep 10, 2004 at 6:28 PM

    thank you for sharing these pictures! it look like you had a great time!!!!

  • Polly74's Profile Photo
    May 31, 2004 at 1:54 AM

    very nice page! I've been a lot of time in Brussels but I havent had enough time to discover everything

  • Waalewiener's Profile Photo
    Mar 29, 2004 at 8:02 AM

    Hi Ian-Grace ,I really really enjoyed this Brussel page and the great meeting pic's Many great pctures and variety of pic's I love the miniature MannekePis's pic.Next time Lori & I come Brussels will be a must see.

  • Bushman23's Profile Photo
    Mar 27, 2004 at 2:52 PM

    Looks like you had so much fun at your VT meeting. Trying to organise a Pretoria / Gauteng meeting, hope ours is half as good as yours looked! Anton

  • Geisha_Girl's Profile Photo
    Mar 3, 2004 at 11:26 PM

    What sweet memories in your new T-log from our very short meeting!! "101 Things To Do with a Belgian Waffle!!" ;-)) Thanks for the 2 hours of laughter and good times! What's your fave, IG? Brazos de Mercedes? Mango? I'm in charge of the sweet stuff! ;-))

  • myriam_c's Profile Photo
    Feb 17, 2004 at 2:40 PM

    You all seemed to have lots of fun, even at this early hour! Sorry I couldn't be there.

  • Alain_Smeets's Profile Photo
    Feb 17, 2004 at 10:37 AM

    Great photos and a good report about the small and fast VT-meeting in Brussels and nu op naar SF, dan kan je zien of ze daar ook Leffe kennen.

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